Jello Cookies Recipe

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Jello Cookies

Jeanne Braunstein

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@Sandwichartist

My mother had gotten this recipe from a holiday recipe guide in a woman's magazine when I was just a child. We have kept them as a holiday favorite since then.


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Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

1 1/2 c
butter
1 c
sugar
1
egg
1 box
3 oz. jello any flavor
1 tsp
vanilla extact
3 1/2 c
all purpose flour (sifted)
1 tsp
baking powder

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream together butter, sugar, Jello, egg and vanilla extract.
2
Add baking powder and flour in small quantities. Mix well. Dough will be stiff but workable.
3
You can either force the dough through a cookie press or roll into a small ball. If making a ball, flatten the cookie with your thumb or a fork. Decorate with any type of sprinkles or colored sugar.

Bake at 350 for 10 minutes. Remove from oven and move cookies to a wire rack to cool. If you use a cookie press you will yield about 5 dozen cookies. If using the rolled ball you will yield about 3 1/2 dozen.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom
Hashtag: #Christmas